Dave Swanson covers home design for the Reviewed.com family of sites.
Articles and Reviews by Dave Swanson
Powder, gel, or tabs: Which dishwasher detergent cleans best?
January 23, 2019 – Tabs and gel pacs are top, but powder does something other detergents can't.
Your armpit stains are gross—here's how to remove them
June 19, 2017 – Perspiration is good, but sweat stains are bad. How to deal.
8 hidden benefits to your Costco membership
December 23, 2016 – Grocery savings can be terrific, but dig deep for bigger bargains.
Does Smart Home Tech Boost Your Home’s Value?
November 04, 2016 – What’s the ROI on smart home features?
Liquid, powder, or pacs: which detergent cleans clothes best?
May 13, 2016 – Cost, convenience, and types of stains all factor into the best picks.
Report: Cell phones probably don't cause brain cancer
May 11, 2016 – A 30-year study found no link between brain cancer and cell phone use.
How to find valuable rebates on new appliances
May 09, 2016 – Upgrading a kitchen? Don’t leave money on the table.
Meet the Keurig of fresh tortillas
April 29, 2016 – Could a tortilla machine be the latest hot countertop appliance?
Detergent packets remain enticing, toxic for children
April 26, 2016 – The soap industry is altering its packaging, but is it enough?
In Sweden, smart home tech unlocks homes for grocery delivery
April 25, 2016 – The front porch is SO last decade.
Guinness Record House of Cards Built on Running LG Washer
April 18, 2016 – Aces high!
7 Ways to Get More Out of Your Muffin Tins
March 29, 2016 – Savory recipes to get more out of an under-utilized accessory.
Cut Waste With Edible Cutlery
March 28, 2016 – These spoons come in a variety of flavors—and that’s a good thing.
The Secret to a Perfectly Clean Rug
March 23, 2016 – You'll flip when you learn how to really get the dirt out.
Change Is Brewing in the Way We Consume Coffee
March 18, 2016 – From cold brew to flat whites, the coffee evolution continues.
How to Make a Perfect Boiled Egg
March 16, 2016 – There are a few good methods, just never, ever use a microwave.
IKEA’s Annual Kitchen Sale Kicks Into High Gear
March 09, 2016 – A 15 percent rebate is nothing to sneeze at.
KitchenAid Downsizes Its Classic Stand Mixer
March 07, 2016 – Smaller, but just as powerful—and nearly as pricey.
How to Store Cooking Oils at Home
March 03, 2016 – Some oils need more than a cool, dry place to live.
Forget the Garbage Can, Put Your Food Scraps to Good Use
February 29, 2016 – Tips and recipes to get more out of your leftovers.